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    I have nothing growing and no lose bud around-it's all in jars, 2 0z of bud. But my house bloody reeks! The minute you come in it stinks like weed. Had family over the other day and they could smell it. I though mason jars were airtight?!

    Any tips for stopping smells leaking out? Was going to tape the jars up, buy i need to burp them for another few days still.. Need to use some ONA gel maybe..

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    Quote Originally Posted by IneptAphid View Post
    I have nothing growing and no lose bud around-it's all in jars, 2 0z of bud. But my house bloody reeks! The minute you come in it stinks like weed. Had family over the other day and they could smell it. I though mason jars were airtight?!

    Any tips for stopping smells leaking out? Was going to tape the jars up, buy i need to burp them for another few days still.. Need to use some ONA gel maybe..
    What type of jars are they lad? Iv had smell leaks from the kilners with the rubber seal and metal clasp, i find over time the clip becomes weak and needs bending back into shape


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    At this time of year when people have doors & windows open then their should be no issue at all...

    Whilst a possible waste of tape, tape the jars & see if that makes a difference. I've had two strains here that went past jar seals (and 2 only!) One was Chiesel & the other was Knightsbridge - and they both bloody stunk lol
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    They are the jars with a kind of ceramic lid with a rubber seal and the metal clasp thingys on them. Just bought them the other day. I'll try taping them. I have no experience of growing before this so i cant judge if this is a particularly stinky strain. It's Auto Brooklyn Sunrise from Dutch Passions. All of the windows around the house are open, but the smell seems to be focusing right in the hall near the front door. Just the place you dont want it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by IneptAphid View Post
    They are the jars with a kind of ceramic lid with a rubber seal and the metal clasp thingys on them. Just bought them the other day. I'll try taping them. I have no experience of growing before this so i cant judge if this is a particularly stinky strain. It's Auto Brooklyn Sunrise from Dutch Passions. All of the windows around the house are open, but the smell seems to be focusing right in the hall near the front door. Just the place you dont want it!
    Your jars have a leak man so not airtight. I had the same thing. I thought they were sealing but reaked.

    I popped on another rubber seal(doubled up) and did the job. I doubt taping would work

    Edit: Didnt read that about smells going through seals haha bury em!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by UpT0wnSkunk View Post
    Your jars have a leak man so not airtight. I had the same thing. I thought they were sealing but reaked.

    I popped on another rubber seal(doubled up) and did the job. I doubt taping would work

    Edit: Didnt read that about smells going through seals haha bury em!!!
    I'll take a trip to Dealz in the morning and get some new jars..

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    Haha Dealz have mason jars. 3 for 1.50?

    Ikea have some for about 2 euro and the quality is tip top

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    Had a look there and dealz only seem to have em with straws poking out the top. They probably your problem there bro 😂

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    Put a smear of vaseline round the rim or some self adhesive draught excluder strip, then clamp down the lid

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    Straws poking out??? WTF???

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    Posh drinking glasses, my sister has 4

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    Yeah i saw the ones with the straw..I assure you i did not buy those I got the ones with the clasps. 1.50 each. Annyoing they only have those useless mason jars with straws -got excited when i saw them first..

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    The kilner jars I got from morrisons are good
    Last week with an electrician visiting I hid a jar full in the washing machine, later on the wife switches it on and half hour later she said what the hell is that banging?
    "touching cloth" waiting for the washer to let me in, and when it did I opened the jar and buds were bone dry
    Wont be stashing it there again me thinks

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    Smoke it, smoke it all now.....Day or two, jobs a good'un, no more smells

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    I think this strain is just really stinky...I gave my GF about 3 grams in a ziploc bag. It stank up the whole upstairs of her house.. Even just a small unlit half tobbaco joint in my pocket will make the whole car reek.

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    Do you smoke in your house? You furniture will hold the smell's, for a long time. It might not be coming from your jars. JAT.

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    I had the same problem with 3 x 2ltr kilner jars, had to tie them up in air tight bags then into 2 bin bags right piss on when i needed to take out some bud for smoke, different strain in now and they are fine, G'.
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    Genuine Kilners don't seem to leak smell

    Their hinges postion the lid bang central and clamps down tight on a thick seal

    I bought fake ones and found the lid rarely centralises unless you make sure. Smell leaked constantly

    2.50 for 6 genuine thick kilner orange seals and the smells have stopped 100%. At least the fakers tried to use the same size



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    What strain is it?????
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